From graphing paper to algebra puzzles, one teacher shares tons of practical lesson ideas for turning math class into "Mathcraft"


Ed. note: For more Minecraft lesson ideas, see Jim Pike's lesson plans on order of operations and area and perimeter, featuring explainer videos and more, on the website Educade.

Last year I taught third-grade math in a whole new way. Combining elements from the wildly popular sandbox game Minecraft, I had students thinking visually and creatively about mathematical models and theories that went way beyond a typical...

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